Whether you’re looking for a subtle tweak or, as Cornwall puts it, are in “one-day fantasy seeker” mode, here’s an expert’s guide to at-home temporary color.Overcome with cabin fever? Craving a change just to feel something? Let one newly peachy-haired Vogue editor attest: Temporary hair color can help.Generally speaking, there are two primary categories: Temporary hair color, which comes in many forms, from gels to conditioning masks, and semi-permanent hair dyes. “Temporary colors are your quick wash-in, wash-out colors that fade after a couple of shampoos,” explains Brownsell. “Semi-permanent dyes are less high maintenance, lasting around 6-8 weeks depending on the Baby Yoda hug Dr Pepper st patrick’s day shirt in addition I really love this vibrancy of the color you choose, how frequently you wash your hair, as well as the condition and porosity of your hair.” For beginners, direct dyes are easier to comprehend because typically “what is in your bowl will look like what’s going to be in your hair,” says Cornwall, adding that another advantage is that they often are formulated with conditioning and shine agents built in, as well as a base color that adds a “smokey or dusty element” to give it a more lived-in feel.